worthy pursuits Category

enjoy the moment

Another workout – another spiritual truth. Earlier this week I compared an intense physical workout to the degree by which we aim to grow spiritually. You can read that post here. Today, I learned something new while on the trail: some runners speed along the course improving their speed, while others seek only to finish hurriedly […]

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when life is a battle

The biblical account of David and Goliath inspires the reader. We like it when the underdog comes out of the battle on top. It screams hope for the seasons in our own lives when the mountains looming before us threaten to bring us down. What we stand to gain from a close inspection of the […]

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when you desperately want something more in life

Don’t work yourself sick trying to get _____ (Fill in the blank: love, wealth, recognition, approval, etc.). Look to Jesus as your source. He wants to bless you, but you need to go to Him for fulfillment. Typically, a person striving to attain his ideal life will take pride in any accomplishments that come and […]

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your passion for God

A great deception incarcerates the modern- day woman. She lives a limited life but doesn’t know it. She actually believes her full-on sprint through each day is a mark of success. Notice how God contrasts His view and man’s belief concerning success: “You say, ‘I am rich; I have acquired wealth and do not need a […]

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limitless grace

God’s grace is truly unsearchable, not to mean that we cannot ever encounter it, but that we cannot exhaust it. His grace has no end for us who are in Christ Jesus. Grace is unmerited favor. An undeserved gift. It’s source is love, and it is offered to us because God’s nature is that of a giver. He […]

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two necessary tools

How is your faith standing up against the trials in life of late? I guess what I’d like to know is, are you equipped with the tools for building the kingdom of God and pushing back the kingdom of darkness? Let’s take a look! The first tool in your hand is knowledge of God’s goodness. The beginning […]

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